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Sat, Nov 02, 2019 4:00 PM UTC
Richardson, TX, USA

Fall Antique and Decorative Art, Nov. 2nd

Sofe Design Auctions, LLC Presents Robert ( Bob ) Green's collection of the rare important signed Mexican official documents. Robert (Bob) N. Green began collecting in the NYC area in the 1950s. Originally he ran ads in the Shotgun News for antique firearms. He worked as a chemical engineer for Rexall Drug and Chemical Co. which at that time owned Tupperware. His job sent him to Mexico in 1963 to build the Tupperware Factory in Lerma, Estado de Mexico. After the factory was finished he and his family moved to Mexico City and Bob ran the factory until his death in 1986. Bob spent every Sunday in La Lagunilla Market also known as the Thieve’s Market where he bought a large variety of antique items. He was the best know antique buyer at the market. This collection has been in storage for the last 33 years and his family have decided to sell it. Francisco Pancho Villa, Victoriano Huerta, Lopez de Santa Anna, Porfirio Diaz and more... Rare antique Mexican folk art paintings, bronzes, historical memorabilia, advertising. Also huge collection of antique cast iron banks, toys, Asian art, rare 18/19 Century items and much more... Can't miss this auction!
 
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